Helicopter UH-1D 65-12848


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 65-12848
Date: 10/04/1967
Incident number: 671004011ACD Accident case number: 671004011 Total loss or fatality Accident
Unit: 254 MED DET
South Vietnam
Number killed in accident = 5 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 1
costing 556954
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Defense Intelligence Agency Helicopter Loss database. Army Aviation Safety Center database. Also: OPERA (Operations Report. )
Loss to Inventory

Crew Members:
AC 1LT GALLEGO LAWRENCE KIA
P 1LT WAINWRIGHT DAVID BARD KIA
CE SP5 GREEN WILLIE F KIA
G SP4 MARTIN RONALD ANDREW KIA
MD SP5 NIELSEN ROLAND ALBERT KIA


Accident Summary:

The aircraft struck the ground and burst into flames. There were low ceilings and rain showers at the time.

This record was last updated on 05/25/1998


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